ChefJet Series, new line of 3D printers make custom sugary confections

Sugar

At CES 2014 in Las Vegas, 3D Systems unveiled the ChefJet Series, their new line of “kitchen ready” 3D sugar printers. There are two models: the ChefJet –a countertop version that prints in monochrome only– and the larger ChefJet Pro which spits out 3D sweets in full color.

The ChefJet Series was annouonced at CES in Las Vegas on January 7th, 2014. Here is more information about both models from their recent press release:

The ChefJet 3D printer is a monochrome, countertop sized printer with a generous build volume of 8x8x6” making it ideal for single color confections and cake toppers. ChefJet printable materials come in a variety of recipes, including chocolate, vanilla, mint, sour apple, cherry and watermelon. ChefJet is expected to be available in the second half of 2014 and will be priced in the sub-$5,000 range.

The ChefJet Pro 3D printer is a full-color, large format printer with a build volume of 10x14x8”. ChefJet Pro printable materials also come in a variety of recipes, including chocolate, vanilla, mint, sour apple, cherry and watermelon, all of which can be printed in full-color. ChefJet is expected to be available in the second half of 2014 and will be priced in the sub-$10,000 range.

Check out some of the beautiful and 100% edible prints these machines can create:

Chocolate

Sugar cubes

Sugar cubes

photo by Scott Budman

all other images via 3D Systems

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Thanks, Devon McGuire!